There are three 2020 Live Canon Competitions.
The first is the 2020 Live Canon Collection Competition (for full collections). It’s open until May 25, 2020.
Entry fee: £12
Prizes: There is a category for first collections, and a category for second and subsequent collections. 3 books will win a publication contract with Live Canon.
The second competition is the 2020 Live Canon Pamphlet Competition. This competition is open until March 31, 2020.
Entry fee: £10
Prizes: 4 pamphlets will be selected for publication by Live Canon Poetry Press.
Finally, the 2020 Live Canon International Poetry Competition (for single poems) is open until May 13, 2020.
Poems can be of any length.
Entry fee: £6.50 for a single poem, £12 for two poems, £16.00 for three poems, £20 for five poems, £35 for ten poems.
The overall winner will receive £1000. 16 poems will be shortlisted and performed at the annual prize-giving event. 50 poems will be longlisted and published in an annual anthology.